Autographed, inscribed by Author. chipped off lower spine dj section. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: East of the Andes and West of Nowhere: A ...
Editorial: Charles Scibner's Sons
Año de publicación: 1947
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First Edition
Descripción Charles Scribner's Sons, New York and London, 1947. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: Very Good+. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. Photographs Ilustrador. First Edition. 237 pages; indexed. Illustrated with photographs. Bound in tan cloth, printed in red with outline map of Colombia and spine title panel, lettering in black. Lower extremities mildly bumped, faint toning along gutter of front endpapers, otherwise no flaws noted. Tight binding, square spine, clean throughout. Dust jacket is price-clipped, shows a little wear with nicks to extremities, a 2cm short closed edge tear to front panel, but still quite presentable. Memoir of the author's life in Colombia where she and her husband participated in yellow-fever research investigating the role of mosquitoes in transmitting the disease. Two chapters were originally published in the September 1947 National Geographic, with whom the author had a personal connection - her grandfather was Alexander Graham Bell. Nº de ref. de la librería C704478